Avian (Bird) Influenza

The Michigan.gov Emerging Disease Issues Avian Influenza web page is an excellent resource for information on avian influenza, including links to surveillance and Michigan's avian influenza response plan.

To report individual or up to six (6) sick or dead waterfowl, fill out the observation report at:


To report an unusually large number of sick or dead waterfowl (six or more), contact the DNR wildlife field office in your area:

Links to resources on avian influenza in animals and humans